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The Master of Science in Biostatistics curriculum is comprised of a variety of courses that allow students to gain key competencies in their field and focus on specific areas of application.

All students take a series of core courses in biostatistics, epidemiology and statistical programming.

Concentration "selectives" and electives round out coursework according to student interests and selected concentrations. Select example courses include:

  • Introductory / Intermediate / Advanced Biostatistics
  • Introductory / Intermediate / Advanced Epidemiology
  • R Programming
  • Data Management and Analysis in SAS
  • Survival Analysis
  • Statistical Consulting
  • Ethical Issues in Clinical Research
  • Design, Conduct, and Analysis of Clinical Trials
  • Health and Biomedical Informatics
  • Writing and Peer Review for Publication
  • Statistical Genetics